Hepatitis A | Questions to Ask Your Doctor

  • What treatment is best for me?
  • Do I need treatment?
  • Should I change my diet?
  • Are there any medicines I should avoid taking?
  • Can I drink alcohol?
  • How can I protect my family from getting hepatitis A?
  • Am I at higher risk of getting other types of hepatitis?
  • When should I call my doctor?
  • Will I have to be hospitalized?
  • Will I have permanent liver damage?


Hepatitis A by SC Brundage M.D., M.P.H. and AN Fitzpatrick, M.P.H. (American Family Physician June 15, 2006, http://www.aafp.org/afp/20060615/2162.html)

Written by familydoctor.org editorial staff

Reviewed/Updated: 03/14
Created: 06/06